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Sovereign Estate is a family owned winery and vineyard located on the North Shore of Lake Waconia. Producing award winning European styled wines and serving bistro foods in the Tasting Room. The Willow Room hosts fine dining at the Friday Night...more
All reviews pizza grounds are beautiful great winery sunday afternoon glass of wine live music overlooking lake wine club cheeseboard cheese platter cab franc local wineries dirt road outdoor seating tasting room great atmosphere dakota
Spent the afternoon at the winery. Had music and food items to go along with wine chooses. Order the Rose' , which was good. It was hard to compare the wine with the Rose' from France after just returning from the Provounce region a few...More
I visited on a Sunday and luckily for me it was slow since I wanted to try many of their wines. I liked every one of the ten I tasted (I asked for small pours:)). Staff were all very accommodating and knowledgeable as well. The...More
This was a special event hosted by the winery. Mario's of Watertown catered the event with many of his homemade/family recipe dishes. The menu was very complete and delicious, with ample dessert dishes on side tables. Strong vocal music was provided in the style of...More
We visited Sovereign Estate as a group. The grounds are beautiful, amazing wines and great staff. It was very busy, so even with a group tasting and being there on a Saturday afternoon, it took some time to purchase a glass of wine. Sveta did...More
I have visited many of Minnesota’s wineries... this is easily one of the best. The grounds and views over the lake are spectacular. Plenty of seating and outdoor space to accommodate large crowds. Great wine selection. Worth the drive out of the city!
My husband and I stumbled upon this place while Sunday cruising in Waconia. Super cute. Lovely gardens - some live music. We had just missed a classic car gathering. Much to my husbands disappointment.
We tasted 5 wines. $10 a person (no, you don’t get...More
Sovereign Estates offers plenty of outdoor seating at several patio areas with limited standing around two bar areas indoor. Musicians were setting up while we were there doing a wine tasting ($10 for five wines of your choice). I loved the large fountain. Dogs were...More
This venue is beautiful for concerts! The pavilion is beautiful....the staff, the food, the wine🍷....fabulous. Everyone feels like family. There are several national act concerts coming up through the fall and I will be there! I highly recommend this venue!!!
We visited the vineyard on a Sunday afternoon. There was live music and nice seating outside on the patio (shaded and unshaded). We had a flight of wine with the cheese platter, which was delicious. Service was quick and friendly. Definitely recommend this place if...More
Date of experience: July 2018
Teresa S, Owner at Sovereign Estate, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018
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No you do not need to be there at 4:30 you can go anytime before nine. To be honest you can get to the whole thing in an hour easy.The mulled wine and the hot chocolate and adult hot chocolate are crazily over priced. Its... More
No you do not need to be there at 4:30 you can go anytime before nine. To be honest you can get to the whole thing in an hour easy.The mulled wine and the hot chocolate and adult hot chocolate are crazily over priced. Its actually overpriced overall for light thing to get in but love this place more on a normal day in late summer and fall.